7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 5th (Sat), admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hanogi Mata Temple.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kullu trip planner .

New Delhi to Kullu is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hanogi Mata Temple ©
Hanogi Mata Temple

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Manali Picnic Spot and Camps, explore the activities along Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Anjani Mahadev, and take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Manali trip website .

Getting from Kullu to Manali by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Historic Sites Theme Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps ©
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): walk around Annandale Ground, examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, make a trip to The Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Craignano. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sankat Mochan Temple, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Shimla travel route tool .

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Craignano
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Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

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